GTA V Could Make Over $1.5 Billion In First Year

We recently reported that Grand Theft Auto V may have cost Rockstar and amazing $250+ million to develop and market, and given the popularity and anticipation of the game, industry analysts are predicting it could reach over $1.5 billion in sales in the first year.

A Scottish Newspaper is reporting first year sales numbers by "industry experts" to be at appoximately $1.65 billion dollars. This is the similar to what an EEDAR analyst told NowGamer back in November of 2012 when he stated sales figures of around 25 million copies for the first year.

Grand Theft Auto V arrives for the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 on September 17th.